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A Christmas Carol
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A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens, adapted by John Mortimer

Opening Night: December 2000

Venue: Aberystwyth Arts Centre Theatre

About the Play

John Mortimer's adaptation was first performed by the RSC at the Barbican in London in November 1994.

Cast and Company

Role or Job Name
Marley / Fezziwig / Topper Chris Baglin
Niece / Morgiana Jenni Bath
Spirit of Christmas Past Lindsay Blumfield
Maid / Ali Baba Maggie Briggs
Belle's Husband / Businessman Andrew Burnham
Mrs Cratchit Caroline Dalziel-Riddell
Boy Scrooge / Tiny Tim / Ignorance Casper Drake
Belle Hayley Edwards
Fred / Boy at Fezziwig Ball Simon Lewis Evans
Old Joe / Parrot / Milkman Derek Ford
Fan / Girl in Sunday Clothes Lily Cusick
Miss Rosie / Miss Fezziwig Elly Gandy
Mrs Dilber / Cook Heather Giles
Peter Cratchit / Young Follower Jacob Gough
Headmaster / Businessman Douglas Gunasinghe
Miss Fezziwig / Belle's Daughter / A Sister Ruth Gwillim
Young Cratchit / Want / Belle's Granddaughter Julia Harbinson
Belinda Cratchit Jenny Hayes
Second Svelte Lady / Second Important Woman Sara Hedges
First Svelte Lady Norma Izon
Dick Wilkins Tim Jackson
Charwoman / Mrs Fezziwig Sue Jenkins
First Important Woman / Fiddler / Poultress Claire N. Jones
Young Scrooge / Businessman Rhys Kelly
Bob Cratchit / Young Follower Justin Lyons
Spirit of Christmas Present Kirsty McGovern
Scrooge Bob Morrell
Robinson Crusoe / Spirit of Christmas Yet to Come Deborah Reilly
Niece's Sister / Girl at Fezziwig Ball Bernadine Rogers
Martha Cratchit Heather Sutherland
Undertaker / Young Follower Jeroen Vandommele
Director David Blumfield
Make up Elly Brown
Wardrobe Caroline Clark
Set Design Katie Fanshawe
Sound Design Tim Jackson
Original Music Tim Jackson
Sound Operation Rachael Pateman
Wardrobe Gill Pateman
Publicity Richard Wagland
Deputy Stage Manager Hannah Wilkinson